Olympic Legends Smith, Carlos Support Kaepernick Tommie Smith and John Carlos were proud to raise their gloved fists in a symbolic protest at the Olympics, and now they're proud that Colin Kaepernick and other athletes are staging national anthem protests.
Kaepernick Says He's Getting Death ThreatsColin Kaepernick says he has received death threats through social media and other avenues since he began to protest during the national anthem last month.
Awards Show Producer Says Grammys Doesn't Have Oscars Diversity IssueA veteran Grammys executive producer says his awards show does not have a diversity issue like the Oscars and that it is not fair to compare the two programs.
35 To Ride 'Wine Soul Train' Bus Tour Of Napa Valley To Raise Awareness Of Race DisparitiesThirty-five people are headed from Oakland to wine country Saturday on what's being called The Wine Soul Train, a response to a racial incident last month on the Napa Valley Wine Train
Oakland Councilwoman Proposes New City Department To Address RacismOakland City Councilwoman Desley Brooks expects to propose a new city department that would address systemic racism within the city government and in the city to the full City Council by the end of the month.
1st Black President Of Motion Picture Academy Responds To Criticism Of Oscar NomineesThe first black president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences spoke out Friday night in an exclusive interview with The Associated Press about the Oscar nominations and the widespread criticism that followed.
Comments Overheard From Angry Berkeley Residents About Police Using Batons, Tear Gas During #BlackLivesMatter Protests“When did the people of Berkeley decide it was okay for the police to make our streets look like Beirut,” asked one man.
KCBS In Depth: Examining Racial Progress In The U.S.KCBS In Depth host Jan McMillan speaks with Professor James Taylor, Chair of the Department of Politics at the University of San Francisco, about the race relations in the U.S. and how it plays in with recent events, including the fatal shooting of an unarmed teen in Ferguson, Mo at the hands of the police.
'Fruitvale Station' Movie Delivers Nuanced Portrait Of Oscar GrantOscar Grant did not deserve to die. That is the central message of the new film "Fruitvale Station."
Opinion: Obama’s Biggest Failure Has Been On Race RelationsUnfortunately, political poll after political poll reveals that the presidential election of 2012 has much to do – in fact, more to do – with the race of the presidential candidate than most anything else.
Rodney King Found Dead In Southern CaliforniaRodney King, the black motorist whose 1991 videotaped beating by Los Angeles police officers led to some of the nation's most destructive race riots, has died at age 47.